Photonics Research Group Home
Ghent University People
About People Research Publications Education Services


Back to list

Dr. ir. Jan-Willem F.I.B Hoste  (Postdoctoral Researcher)

This person worked in the group from 2011 till 2018.

Affiliation: MyCartis
Department of Information Technology
Address: Technologiepark-Zwijnaarde 16
9052 Ghent
Office: iGent, Office 140.009
Phone: +32-9-264 3326
Research Area: TE/TM biosensors
Promotor: Peter Bienstman
PhD Thesis: Jan-Willem Hoste, Ringresonator met tweevoudige polarisatie voor conformationele analyse van lagen met moleculaire afmetingen, Dual Polarization Ring Resonator for Conformational Analysis of Molecular-sized Layers, 10/2015
Finished Bachelor in Engineering: Electronics at University of Ghent in 2008
Finished Master in Engineering: Photonics at University of Ghent in 2010
Finished additional Master year at Abbe School of Photonics in Jena, Germany in combination with research work at Institute of Applied Physics in Jena on microringlasers.

Specific Research Topics


Publications (16)

    International Journals

  1. A. Van Eeghem, S. Werquin, J.F.I.B Hoste, A. Goes, E. Vanderleyden, P. Dubruel, P. Bienstman, Double positive effect of adding hexaethyelene glycol when optimizing the hybridization efficiency of a microring DNA detection assay, Applied Surface Science, p.321-328 doi:10.1016/j.apsusc.2017.02.064 (2017)  Download this Publication (1.7MB).
  2. J.W. Hoste, P. Soetaert, P. Bienstman, Improving the detection limit of conformational analysis by utilizing a dual polarization Vernier cascade, Optics Express, 24(1), p.67-81 doi:10.1364/oe.24.000067 (2016)  Download this Publication (6.6MB).
  3. J.W. Hoste, S. Werquin, T. Claes, P. Bienstman, Conformational analysis of proteins with a dual polarisation silicon microring, Optics Express, 22(3), p.2807-2820 doi:10.1364/oe.22.002807 (2014)  Download this Publication (11.5MB).
    Book / Book Chapter

  1. S. Werquin, J.F.I.B Hoste, D. Martens, T. Claes, P. Bienstman, Silicon photonic wire biochips, Computational Photonic Sensors, p.385-421 (2019).
    International Conferences

  1. B. Geers, J.F.I.B Hoste, L. Hardy, D. Martens, M. Singh, A. Elamin, F. Jonas, A.B. Gonzales-Guerrero, L. Lechuga, W. Van Roy, R. Vos, A. Stassen, S. Severi, R. Bockstaele, H. Becker, P. Bienstman, Pocket - point-of-care system for the label free detection of bacterial pathogens, Compamed/Medica (invited), Germany, (2016).
  2. K. Bougot-Robin, J.F.I.B Hoste, N. Le Thomas, P. Bienstman, J.B. Edel, Highly sensitive detection using microring resonator and nanopores, Conference on Optical Sensing and Detection IV, Belgium, p.paper 98991R (9 Pages) doi:10.1117/12.2227079 (2016)  Download this Publication (686KB).
  3. D. Delbeke, A. Subramanian, P. Cardile, W. Woestenborghs, A. Ruocco, J.W. Hoste, D. Martens, A. Dhakal, P. Bienstman, G. Roelkens, N. Le Thomas, R. Baets, Silicon photonics for on-chip spectrophotometry, 12th International Conference on GPF (invited), United States, p.FC1 doi:10.1109/group4.2015.7305901 (2015)  Download this Publication (897KB).
  4. C. Lerma Arce, E. Hallynck, S. Werquin, J.W. Hoste, D. Martens, Silicon photonics biosensing : different packaging platforms and applications, SPIE Photonics West (invited), 9320, United States, p.932006-1 doi:10.1117/12.2079088 (2015)  Download this Publication (557KB).
  5. J.W. Hoste, B.G. De Geest, P. Bienstman, Determination of thickness and density of a wet multilayer polymer system with sub-nanometer resolution by means of a dual polarization silicon-on-insulator microring, SPIE Photonics West, United States, p.paper 9337-13 doi:10.1117/12.2079074 (2015)  Download this Publication (1.5MB).
  6. J.W. Hoste, Bruno G. De Geest, P. Bienstman, Employing a Dual Polarisation Microring to Determine Refractive Index and Thickness of a Thin Polymer Layer, 16th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON 2014), Austria, p.1-4 (paper Mo.C5.4) doi:10.1109/icton.2014.6876294 (2014)  Download this Publication (471KB).
  7. J.W. Hoste, S. Werquin, P. Bienstman, Employing dual polarisation biosensing to study the conformational behaviour of BSA molecules during the adsorption to a silicon microring, EUROPT(R)ODE X11 Conference on optical Chemical Sensors & Biosensors, Greece, (2014)  Download this Publication (1.1MB).
  8. J.F.I.B Hoste, S. Werquin, P. Bienstman, Dual polarisation biosensing with an SOI microring, Proceedings of the 18th Annual Symposium of the IEEE Photonics Society Benelux Chapter, Netherlands, p.113-116 (2013)  Download this Publication (329KB).
  9. J.W. Hoste, T. Claes, P. Bienstman, Using dual polarization silicon ring resonators to monitor pH-induced conformational changes in BSA molecules, European Congress and Exhibition on Advanced Materials and Processes (EUROMAT 2013), Spain, (2013)  Download this Publication (183KB).
  10. P. Bienstman, S. Werquin, C. Lerma Arce, E. Hallynck, T. Claes, J.W. Hoste, D. Martens, Silicon nanophotonics on-chip sensing, Progress In Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS 2013) (invited), Sweden, p.1032 (2013)  Download this Publication (19KB).
  11. P. Bienstman, S. Werquin, C. Lerma Arce, D.Witters, R. Puers, J. Lammertyn, T. Claes, E. Hallynck, J.W. Hoste, D. Martens, Nanophotonic biosensors in silicon-on-insulator, The 17th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (Transducers 2013) (invited), Spain, p.2588-2591 doi:10.1109/transducers.2013.6627335 (2013)  Download this Publication (1.1MB).
  12. P. Bienstman, S. Werquin, C. Lerma Arce, D. Witters, R. Puers, J. Lammertyn, T. Claes, E. Hallynck, J.W. Hoste, D. Martens, Ring resonator based SOI biosensors, 2013 Photonics West Conference (invited), 8629, United States, p.paper 8629-41 doi:10.1117/12.2001242 (2013)  Download this Publication (568KB).
      Click here for a printable publication list.

      Back to list